The Log cabin is a traditional block. Its one of the most well known blocks - and one of the oldest having been popular since the 1800s.
There are many variations on this block and this website has patterns for quite a few.
Once again the pattern for this one came from Quilter's Cache. I used the basic pattern found
This is my block for the quilt. The red centre is often seen as traditional for this block but not longer really holds with modern quilters who use whatever floats their boat! I went traditional
There are so many different affects that can be made by how the blocks are arranged. These are just some of the arrangements which I found on this great website Piecemeal Quilts. It really is one of the most versatile blocks there is
This is a log cabin Christmas tree that I made for my famil a few years ago